Driving Safely – Stop the Texts – Supervisor's Safety Script
Topic Focus: Distractions and Phone Usage
Stop the TEXTS. End the Wrecks.
The Department of Transportation defines distracted driving as “any activity that could divert a person’s attention away from the primary task of driving.” There are three main types of distraction: visual, manual and cognitive.
Hold a safety meeting on the current topic of the month with the accompanying Supervisor's Safety Script. Each script covers the key safety points of the particular topic. There's also space on the reverse side to add your own notes.